Liverpool’s Brazilian sensation – no, not Roberto Firmino – has been the centre of much tedious transfer speculation already this summer and the whispering reporters around Europe are looking for the ‘Little Magician’ to be on the move, but it could really be one of the most hurtful things to happen to the club.
Klopp’s revolution is just beginning at Anfield and Coutinho is likely to be a central figure in a side that is currently guilty of a great attacking midfield imbalance.
Firmino, Adam Lallana and Coutinho could well be joined by a returning Lazar Markovic this summer, whilst Divock Origi, Christian Benteke and Daniel Sturridge continue to compete for the main striking berth. Oh, of course, Danny Ings is still at the club, although it is yet to be known how well he will continue to play after his long injury lay-off.
Despite their embarrassment of riches, keeping Coutinho would absolutely make Liverpool’s summer. Here are FIVE reasons why…CLICK HERE TO START THE GALLERY